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Tropical truth(s) : the epistemology of metaphor and other tropes

Author: Armin Burkhardt; Brigitte Nerlich
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : De Gruyter, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features the contributions that deal with a variety of tropes such as metaphor, metonymy, synecdoche, irony, euphemism, antonomasia and hyperbole. Using various approaches or paradigms, this title  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Armin Burkhardt; Brigitte Nerlich
ISBN: 9783110230208 3110230208 9783110230215 3110230216
OCLC Number: 535491781
Description: vi, 427 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Metaphor, simile and truth. Metaphor, empiricism and truth : a fresh look at seventeenth-century theories of figurative language / Nicolaas T. Oosthuizen Mouton (Copenhagen, DK) ; Metaphor and truth in rationalism and romanticism / Pedro José Chamizo Domínguez (Málaga, E), Brigitte Nerlich (Nottingham, GB) ; Persuasion : between trope and truth / Emmanuelle Danblon (Brussels, B) ; Metaphor and its unparalleled meaning and truth / John A. Barnden, Alan M. Wallington (Birmingham, GB) ; Truth, metaphor and counterfactual meaning / Mark Lee (Birmingham, GB) ; "Metaphorical" truth conditions, context, and discourse / Carla Bazzanella, Lucia Morra (Torino, I) ; "Metaphorical" modes of perception and scanning : a comparative study of Japanese and English / Masa-aki Yamanashi (Kyoto, J) ; Natural language processing : minds, brains, and programmes / Cornelia Zelinsky-Wibbelt (Hanover, D) ; Pear-shaped and pint-sized : comparative compounds, similes and truth / Neal Norrick (Saarbrücken, D) ; "Money is ruthlessly finding its own level" : metaphor and metonymy in verb semantics / Paul Georg Meyer (Aix-la-Chapelle, D) --
Metonymy, synecdoche and truth. Between poetry and economy : metonymy as a semantic principle / Armin Burkhardt (Magdeburg, D) ; Metonymy in conceptualization, communication, language, and truth / Antonio Barcelona (Córdoba, E) ; Synecdoche : a trope, a whole trope, and nothing but a trope? / Brigitte Nerlich (Nottingham, GB) --
Other tropes and truth. Eironia urbana / Wolfgang Braungart (Bielefeld, D) ; Irony, analogy and truth / Herbert L. Colston (Kenosha, Wisconsin/USA) ; Euphemism and truth / Armin Burkhardt (Magdeburg, D) ; Princess Antonomasia and the truth : two types of metonymic relations / Keneth Holmqvist (Lund, S/Jaroslaw Pluciennik (Lodz, PL) ; "Mummy, I love you like a thousand ladybirds" : reflections on the emergence of hyperbolic effects and the truth of hyperboles / Rita Brdar-Szabó (Budapest, H), Mario Brdar (Osijek, HR).
Responsibility: edited by Armin Burkhardt and Brigitte Nerlich.
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